How to build a cocktail

Building a drink is simply pouring it right into the glass or cup in which it will be served. A soft drink, a whisky, a rum and coke, a Woo Woo: these are all built drinks.

Step 1: Pour ice in the glass

Step 2: Pour the ingredients over the ice in the glass


There is little dilution with built drinks.


Want to learn more about making cocktails yourself? Find out more about our Cocktail Introduction and Basic Bartending Course!



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